Community Engagement


Wolfbat Wearable Sculpture Workshop

April 08, 2024 Wolfbat Wearable Sculpture Workshop This was a two-week, come-and-go-as-you-please workshophosted by artist Dennis McNett. McNett has held these workshops across the country in which participants create wearable sculptures in the…

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Gary Hill Artist Talk

February 06, 2024 Gary Hill Artist Talk, presented in Holmes Auditorium. Gary Hill (b. 1951, Santa Monica, CA) has worked with a broad range of media – including sculpture, sound, video, installation and performance – since the early 1970’s. His…

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“lightsoundin_darktimes_001” performance by Adam TINKLE

Friday DEC, 4 2020 LIVE 8:00 pm performance at the IEA studio, Harder Hall Alfred University, Alfred, NY."lightsoundin_darktimes_001" performance by ADAM TINKLEIn the most lightless days of a tough year, I’ve been taking a lot of joy in my…

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Surface Connection

Oct 16, 2020 LIVE 7:00 pm performance at the IEA studio, Harder Hall Alfred University, Alfred, NY."Surface Connection" performance by Monica DUNCAN & Senem PIRLER Institute for Electronic Arts, Artists in Residence, Monica Duncan &…

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“Burst Elements” Carrier Band 2020 at BIFF

Saturday OCT, 10 2020 LIVE 3:00 pm Carrier Band performed from the City of Hornell, NY."Burst Elements", Carrier Band 2020The IEA was excited to support Carrier Band’s performance for BIFF Offscreen 2020, Curated by Anna Scime (2018 EMF AIR)…

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Slipstream a Carrier Band concert on Burchfield Connects

On May 22, Carrier Band performed the live stream concert Slipstream as part of the Burchfield Penney Art Center’s Burchfield Connects. Don Metz, had originally programed the concert for Buffalo but as a result of the pandemic, when the Art…

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Earthen

December 6, 2019 - January 12, 2020 Rochester Contemporary Art Center 137 East Avenue Rochester, NY An exhibition of video art that considers our experience with earth and our days on it. Three pieces are in the exhibition, one a diorama…

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Peer Bode final Open Screenings

Since his first semester in 1987 at NYSCC Alfred University,  IEA Co-founder and former Co-Director, Peer Bode has been continuously hosting Open Screening. Open Screening is an open to the public, inclusive platform for the love of video and…

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Don Metz & Carrier Band

The IEA in conjunction with Don Metz’s residency, the IEA programmed an Electro-acoustic Concert at the Miller Theatre for Tuesday, Oct 22, 2019 at 7:00 pm. There was a great audience who made it out for this first Art School program to be hosted by…

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Exhibition and talk at Proyecto´ace

On 16 October, the International Self-Portraits Project was inaugurated in the Polyglot Room of Proyecto´ace, with the presence of Joseph Scheer, director of the Institute of Electronic Arts (IEA) of Alfred University and Aodi Liang, former Research…

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Cal Fish installation, Pre-york Riversounds

Cal Fish presented his Interactive Installation Pre-york River sounds on Friday, October 4, ⋅12:00 – 8:00pm in the Harder Hall Lobby, School of Art & Design, Alfred University. From 11:30 to 1:00pm, Cal was available to demonstrate, and perform…

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SUPRASYMMETRY, Robert B. Lisek with Mykola Haleta

September 27, 2019 Harder Hall Lobby, Robert B. Lisek performed the Multi-media event, SUPRASYMMETRY with Mykola Haleta, opening the show with a solo audio piece.   IEA Co-director, Peer Bode introduces the performance…

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TRUCK by Bridgman | Packer Dance

The IEA was excited to support D. Chase Angier and the Performing Arts Division in bringing Bridgman | Packer Dance company’s TRUCK to the Alfred Community for the evening events on September 14, 2019. Rebekkah Palov was liaison and technical…

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Eiko Otake, A Body in Places at PNCA

Eiko Otake opening at PNCA and PICA- two Portland contemporary art venues September 5 – October 24, 2019 Features work produced at her residency at the Institute for Electronic Arts this summer. https://pica.org/tba/body-in-places/ OPENING…

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Double Real

August 9 Through November 30, 2019 In The Front Yard Gallery at the Burchfield Penney Art Center, Buffalo, NY : Work by Artists in Residence at the Institute for Electronic Arts at Alfred University Video Program Peer Bode - Mediaaidem, 10:10…

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Press Play 2019 at Pioneer Works

Rebekkah Palov tabled for the IEA at Press Play 2019, held at Pioneer Works in Redhook. NYC. The IEA brought its collection of IEA records, a project spearheaded by IEA MEMBER, Andrew Deutsch, Sonic Arts. IEA Cd titles include artists Stephen…

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Liberovskaya/Niblock Live A/V Improvisation and Phill Niblock Intermedia Concert in Holmes Auditorium

The IEA and Expanded Media had the great pleasure of hosting an on-campus visit and performance with Phill Niblock & Katherine Liberovskaya. The November 20th performance in Holmes Auditorium included a first set, Liberovskaya/Niblock Live A/V…

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Trailer for BIFF 2018

Trailer for Buffalo International Film Festival (October 4 - 8 2018 ) with video from Anna Scime’s recent IEA residency!  

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Under Pressure 2018

IEA Co-director Joseph Scheer Under Pressure 2018 ROCHESTER CONTEMPORARY ART CENTER Rochester, NY October 5, 2018 -November 17, 2018 Opening Reception: October 5, 6–9pm Artists: Pamela Drix, Bob Erickson, Kathryn Polk, Joseph Scheer Under Pressure:…

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Sondra Perry

Sondra Perry is back with us this week to finish out her NEA residency. She brought the catalogue for her show Typhoon Coming On at the Serpentine Gallery in London, where the video she worked on in her last residency was debuted. For this…

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Cahaba River Watershed Project – Residency and lecture

The IEA welcomed Scott Stevens, Lee Somers, and Elisabeth Pellathy for a residency over the week of March 27th. Scott, Professor of Printmaking at the University of Montevallo, Lee, Professor of Three Dimensional Design at the University of…

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Masters of Intaglio with a Touch of Jazz

The IEA will be holding Masters of Intaglio with a Touch of Jazz from January 30th - February 7th. This event brings print media artists and curators with a global perspective to Alfred's School of Art and Design. This two week event will be…

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Sondra Perry Opening: flesh out

IEA artist Sondra Perry will be holding a solo show, titled flesh out, at Squeaky Wheel Film and Media Arts Center in Buffalo, NY, from January 20th - April 1st. Additionally, the will be an opening event from 6:00-9:00 pm on the 20th with an artist…

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Inhye Lee – Unseen Forces: Discussion with the Artist

On Friday, December 9th at, 7:00 pm IEA artist in Residence Inhye Lee will be giving a talk with space physicist Hyomin Kim, PhD, in conjunction with the exhibition, Unseen Forces, at the SOHO20 Gallery in Brooklyn, NY. The exhibition sees Lee and…

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IEA Artist Exhibition – Brian Murphy: The Ability to Name Things Has Escaped Me @ The Bret Llewellyn Gallery

The Bret Llewellyn Gallery is proud to announce a new exhibition by Binghamton artist Brian Murphy, who participated in an IEA residency in March of 2016. This exhibition features multi-channel projections, hand modified cathode ray tube…

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Exhibition by Roberley Bell – Early One Morning

Early One Morning, a solo exhibition by IEA artist Roberley Bell will be opening on September 9th, 2016, at the BT&C Gallery in Buffalo, NY. Early One Morning will include both sculpture and photographic work by Bell, who is best known for her…

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Upcoming Exhibition by IEA member Andrew Deutsch at Burchfield Penney Art Center

Our colleague Andrew Deutsch will have show opening soon in the Project Space of the Burchfield Penney Art Center if Buffalo, NY. Object as Energy Point is an evolving and growing piece which started in 1995 – it began with a 12 x 6 inch wooden box.…

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IEA Artist Work at Javits Center

The IEA is excited to participate in an exhibition at the Javits Center in New York for the 2016 New York City Lunar New Year. Fantastic Art China: International Creative Festival features the works of top master and emerging contemporary Chinese…

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Typology Morphology to Open in Boston

The IEA is excited to announce that the Typology Morphology show is migrating to the T + H Gallery in Boston, MA. Typology Morphology will be on display from November 6th to November 28th, 2015 at the T + H Gallery at C20 & C19, 460 Harrison…

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Artist Lecture by Contemporary Chinese Digital Print/Photographers Chi Peng and Yao Lu

Two of China’s most important contemporary Digital Printmakers and Photographers, Chi Peng and Yao Lu, will be visiting the School of Art and Design’s Institute for Electronic Art over the week of October 5th. They will hold an artist lecture on…

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Typology/Morphology Opening Night

Typology/Morphology, an exhibition of work by IEA artists currently on display in the Fosdick-Nelson Gallery, enjoyed a warm reception on its opening on September 4th, 2015. Typology/Morphology highlights artwork produced at the IEA by 26 resident…

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Upcoming IEA Exhibition – Typology/Morphology

The Institute for Electronic Arts is excited to announce an upcoming exhibition at the Fosdick-Nelson Gallery in Alfred, NY, entitled Typology/Morphology. This exhibition will highlight artwork produced at the IEA by artists who have participated in…

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Paolo Cirio featured in Wired Magazine

Recent IEA artist in residence, Paolo Cirio has been featured in an article in Wired Magazine on July 8th, 2015. Entitled Shaming Spy Chiefs by Plastering Them All Over the World, Laura Mallonee explores the deeper ideas behind Overexposed with…

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Brett Sroka

The IEA welcomed back Brett Sroka of Brooklyn, NY as our artist in residence over the week of March 30th. A composer, musician and sound artist for film, dance, installation who has released five records with his electro-acoustic jazz trio Ergo, and…

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Pamela Joseph’s Sideshow of the Absurd – Documentary World Premier

Pamela Joseph’s Sideshow of the Absurd, a documentary short by Tina DiFeliciantonio and Jane C. Wagner, will be debuting at Aspen Film‘s Shortsfest 2015 on Saturday, April 11th, 2015. Inspired by nostalgia for early 20th-century freak…

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D. Chase Angier, Luftwerk, et al: As The Air Moves Back From You

The IEA was proud to support the performance-installation As The Air Moves Back From You, which took place in the Fosdick-Nelson Gallery of the School of Art and Design of the New York State College of Ceramics at Alfred University. Created by D.…

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Sine Qua Non performance at the IEA

The IEA is pleased to present Sine Qua Non, an improvisational performance between Brett Sroka and Jeremiah Cymerman, a clarinetist who will be accompanying Sroka for this performance. Developed by Sroka at the Institute for Electronic Arts and the…

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Invaluable: Exhibition by Andrew Erdos

The IEA is pleased to share news of an exhibition by IEA artist Andrew Erdos at the Claire Oliver Gallery of New York, NY. Andrew's exhibition, Invaluable, comments on mankind's attempts to find a scientific underpinning in his search for…

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Omer and Tal Golan

The IEA was delighted to have Omer and Tal Golan as our visiting artists over the week of February 9th, 2014. The artist duo, currently residing in NYC, was founded in 2006 and specializes in the intersection of fine art and technology through…

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Imaging Power and Flux exhibition by Jim Morris

The IEA is pleased to share news of an exhibition of work by IEA artist in residence Jim Morris, entitled Imaging Power and Flux. Hosted by the Delaware Center for the Contemporary Arts, Imaging Power and Flux features work Morris worked on during…

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Face to Faces exhibition by Inhye Lee at the Galerie Charlot

Inhye Lee, is having an exhibition of her work at the Galerie Charlot in Paris, France. Entitled Face to Faces, this exhibition features a selection of interactive works created between 2006 and 2014 as well as photographic prints. Among the work…

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IEA Artist Work – Nadine Hoover "Silaturahmi: The Power of Visiting"

The IEA is excited to share a recent work by IEA artist Nadine Hoover. Collaborating with Blaze Nowara with support from countless others, Silaturahmi: The Power of Visiting documents Nadine and Friends Peace Teams - Asia West Pacific in working…

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Torsten Zenas Burns and Darrin Martin — Ark 3: The Workshop Scenarios

Opening October 31st, 2014, and running until December 1st, 2014, Ark 3: The Workshop Scenarios, by IEA artists Torsten Zenas Burns and Darrin Martin, is on display at the Fosdick-Nelson Gallery at the School of Art and Design of the New York State…

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Upcoming show at the Claire Oliver Gallery: Migration

The IEA is honored to be partnering with the Claire Oliver Gallery of New York, NY for a new exhibition entitled "Migration". "Migration", opening October 30th, 2014, from 6:00 to 8:00 pm, is to be held at the Claire Oliver Gallery at 513 West 26th…

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Upcoming exhibit by Signal Culture

Signal Culture, a fellow media arts organization offering artist residencies in electronic arts located in Owego, NY, will have works by their recent artists in residence at the Everson Museum of Art in Syracuse, NY entitled Performing Media: Works…

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Global Fold Documentation Catalog

During December of 2013, the Institute for Electronic Arts participated in and contributed to the international exhibition Global Fold: 43º Latitude at the School of New Media of Jilin College of Art in Changchun, China. More info on the show…

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International Exhibition – Global Fold: 43º Latitude

This past December the Institute for Electronic Arts, along with the Division of Expanded Media of the School of Art and Design at the New York State College of Ceramics at Alfred University, participated in the multi-media exhibition entitled…

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Sine Qua Non – Live performance by Brett Sroka

We are excited for the upcoming premiere of Brett Sroka's Sine Qua Non at Roulette in Brooklyn, NY. Opening on January 20, 2014 at 8:00 pm, Sine Qua Non (which translates to "without which there is nothing) is part live performance and part…

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Flight Lines Screenings – Ellie Irons and Dan Phiffer

Our artists from January 2013, Ellie Irons and Dan Phiffer, have recently been showing work which they in part produced during their residency at the IEA. Flight Lines has, thus far, been screened at The CSAA/Silent Barn’s Bodega Night and,…

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SHIFT – A New Media exhibit by Luftwerk

We are excited to bring attention to an exhibition of one of our recent artists in residence, the duo known as Luftwerk, that will be opening soon in Chicago, IL. Petra Bachmaier and Sean Gallero had their residency back in April, 2013, working…

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Lecture by Xu Bing: "My Nutrition and My Method"

Students, faculty, staff and the general public are welcome to lecture by Xu Bing, an internationally known Chinese artist. The lecture will take place on February 6, at 5:20 p.m. in the Holmes Auditorium, Harder Hall on the Alfred University…

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Things Not Seen Before: A Tribute to John Cage

A tribute to John Cage featuring work by the IEA's very own Andrew Deutsch. Click here for more info: http://www.johncage.org/blog.html

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Upcoming Exhibition: Harald Bode: Tone Color – Known and unknown sounds

The Burchfield Penney Art Center in Buffalo, NY, will be hosting Harald Bode: Tone Color - Known and unknown sounds from November 6th 2011 to February 19th 2012 in the Project Space. An opening will be held on November 18th from 5:30-7:30 pm. Harald…

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Keith Rowe and Kjell Bjørgeengen to Perform

Keith Rowe and Kjell Bjørgeengen Performance

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Harald Bode Feature Article on eContact!

http://cec.sonus.ca/econtact/13_4/index.html About the CEC Founded in 1986, the Canadian Electroacoustic Community (CEC) is Canada’s official national association for electroacoustics and as such is dedicated to promoting this progressive art…

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Live Performance by Jax DeLuca and Patrick Cain

Current IEA visiting artists Jax DeLuca and Patrick Cain will be holding a live, improvisational sound making performance on Thursday, October 21st at 2:00 pm in the Sound Studio, Harder 423. After which there will be a brief discussion. This even…

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The Way of the Patch

Please come and learn the Way of the Patch in this four session workshop on one of the most powerful programs in our collection. Max/MSP/Jitter is a program which allows users to essentially design their own software for various purposes. Max excels…

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